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Freddie Roach Put Pacquiao V Mayweather Ta...

Glax0r's Photo Glax0r 23 Nov 2014

Freddie Roach put Pacquiao-Mayweather talks in motion

By Lance Pugmire

Groundwork has already been laid to help make a Manny Pacquiao-Floyd Mayweather mega-fight.

The man who helped coordinate the first of what fight fans hope will be further fruitful sessions identified himself Sunday.
He’s Pacquiao trainer Freddie Roach.

After Pacquiao’s six-knockdown Sunday conquest of Chris Algieri added fuel to the flame of reignited talks to stage the long-evasive super-fight, Roach told reporters he brokered a meeting earlier this year between Pacquiao promoter/fight-maker Bob Arum and CBS Corp. Chief Executive Leslie Moonves.

Roach explained that he and Moonves have a mutual acquaintance in Los Angeles....

READ THE FULL ARTICLE BY LANCE PUGMIRE ON THE LA TIMES AT: http://www.latimes.c...1123-story.html

moneymaywhat?'s Photo moneymaywhat? 23 Nov 2014

IF true, then I guess its a good thing.

9secondko's Photo 9secondko 23 Nov 2014

Roach and manny have wanted this fight for many years now.

No news here. Except Roach is now stepping on the toes of promoters and networks...and that's s good thing.